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Major change to Friday’s Locked N’ Loaded event at the Doubletree

Late change for Friday, June 24th’s boxing show at the Doubletree Hotel in Ontario reads: Reynoso and Almaraz step up into “Locked N’ Loaded” main event on June 24!” With Efrain Esquivias sidelined due to a cut suffered in training, Thompson Boxing Promotions’ “Locked N’ Loaded” event on Friday will now feature Jose “El Nino” […]

Best pound for pound female boxers to meet

Friday evening, Holly “The Preacher’s Daughter” Holm (30-1-3), the current women’s pound for pound champion pitched a shutout against Victoria Cisneros (5-12-2, 1 KO) at the Route 66 Casino Hotel in Albuquerque, New Mexico. The bout was a rematch of an earlier meeting in which Holm beat Cisneros 100-90 and 99-91 twice. In that bout […]

Weigh ins for Froch vs Johnson, Kessler vs Bouadla fights

Friday, the weigh-ins for the four fighters who will compete Saturday on Showtime (9 p.m. ET/PT, delayed on the West Coast) went off without a snag as all four made weight. In Atlantic City, WBC super middleweight champion Carl “The Cobra” Froch (left, in photos) tipped the scale at 167 1/2 pounds while former world titleholder […]

Two live underdogs coming to town to face Molina Jr. and Dallas Jr.

The Pechanga Resort & Casino in Temecula, CA in association with ESPN2 “Friday Night Fights” and Goossen Tutor Promotions are known for putting on exceptional fights. On June 24, they have a doosey planned. In the 10 round main event, reigning WBC USNBC Lightweight Champion John Molina Jr (21-1, 17 KOs), from Covina, CA, will square […]

Top weekend fights being fought for their country’s honor

Carl Froch (27-1, 20 KO’s) of Great Britain vs. Glen Johnson (51-14-2, 35 KO’s) of Jamaica At the podium for their final press conference in New York, the 42 year-old Glen Johnson of Miami, Florida by way of Clarendon, Jamaica spoke very matter-of-factly. “We had a great training camp. I’m not about lip service. I’m […]

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